Plugin to get a database backup from a WordPress installation

I usually want to extract a database backup from my live WordPress installations. Sometimes I am lucky and can ssh into the machine and use mysqldump directly and sometimes I need to use PHPMyAdmin.

But, every now and again I loose my login details to all those different hosting companies and it would be nice to get a database dump directly from the WordPress installation itself.

One plugin that solves this for me, is WP Migrate DB, so if I just can remember how to login to the WordPress installation, then it will be quite easy to get the wanted database dump.

Adding comment and like count to WordPress plugin Simple Instagram

This is really not a proper way of doing it, but I did it anyway.

I have this WordPress plugin for Instagram, Simple Instagram its called. I thought it would be nice to have the comment count and like count when hovering over the images. So, just for fun I tried to edit the existing plugin to make it work. Here are my notes on how I did it.

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